[Beowulf] Beowulf Storage Node

Per Jessen per at computer.org
Wed Apr 15 01:16:58 PDT 2009

Matt Lawrence wrote:

> On Sat, 11 Apr 2009, Залетнев Дмитрий wrote:
>> I have a motherboard with 4x SATAII-ports and without RAID. If I'll
>> connect to these ports 4 identical SATAII 250 GB 7200 rpm HDDs and
>> install Linux, is it possible to have software RAID 0 using Linux?
> Sure it is.  The only issue you may run into is that the partition
> containing /boot can't be on software RAID, grub & lilo don't know how
> to deal with RAID partitions. 

That's not correct - lilo has no such problems. 

/Per Jessen, Zürich

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